Our Team

Johannes Andries Beukes

Head of Trading and Business Development, JAB SPECULATE LLC

Hanres Beukes has been using quantitative models to trade global futures markets for over 10 years. Hanres began trading while attending school. Hanres graduated with a B Comm. in Finance at the University of Pretoria. In August of 2006, he began using his systematic approach to trade managed accounts. He registered as a Commodity Fund Manager in 2012 and organized JAB SPECULATE LLC in 2013.
Hanres is regulated by the CAYMAN ISLANDS MONETARY AUTHORITY (CIMA) and is a member of Tradeview Ltd.
He is actively involved in improving and growing JAB SPECULATE LLC into a force to be reckoned with within the Hedge Fund community.


Monique de Beer

Head of Admin and Client Liaison, JAB SPECULATE LLC

Monique de Beer has a BSc Honours degree in Chemistry which she has obtained from the University of Pretoria, South Africa. Her statistical and analytical ability is of outstanding value to JAB. Monique has equipped herself with various technical analysis and risk management skills through attending various trading courses and practical experience in live markets with the assistance of Hanres Beukes, JAB’S head trader. She runs the daily admin activities of JAB and actively helps to manage risk for the fund.